Craigdarroch Castle

1050 Joan Cres, Victoria, BC
Capacity: 300 people

About Craigdarroch Castle

Stained glass windows, exquisite woodwork and stories for the books. The victorian era awaits.. Craigdarroch Castle is Victoria's most unique historic event venue. Built by coal baron Robert Dunsmuir, subsequently a military hospital, college, school board, and a music conservancy, the Castle is now open to the public as a museum. Available for weddings, cocktail receptions, garden parties, photo shoots, fundraisers and more! With multiple rooms on multiple stories, our venue makes for an unforgettable place to host your next event. Our convenient location close to downtown Victoria, paired with the spectacular setting at the top of Rockland neighborhood and the exquisite chateauesque style architecture makes Craigdarroch the ideal place for your next event.

Event Pricing

One Hour Event
Attendees: 10 max | $350 /event
Pricing for all event types
Elopement in Style
Attendees: 10 max | $800 /event
Pricing for weddings and parties only
Garden Event
Attendees: 300 max | $1,100 /event
Pricing for all event types
Basic Event
Attendees: 100 max | $2,300 /event
Pricing for all event types
Dunsmuir Event
Attendees: 100 max | $3,500 /event
Pricing for all event types

Event Spaces

South Lawn Esplanade
South Lawn Esplanade
The Castle
The Castle
Meeting Space
Meeting Space
Venue Types
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 300
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 2
  • Special Features: Multiple locations through out the house and on the grounds to host ceremonies. Full museum for your guests to wander through before or after your event. Complimentary tour bus stop at the corner of Fort and Joan Crescent.
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Meters): 95,000
  • Year Renovated: 1994